> The members of the mailing lists that I run will become my "customers"
> when they begin to pay me a fee for the "service" that I am providing
> to them. Until that happens, the mailing lists will be run in any
> fashion I choose; those who do not care for what they receive are always
> free to unsubscribe and/or seek other mailing lists and/or start their own.
I have to agree with this one. I try to give list members what they want,
but I'm putting in the time, effort (and money!) - they are privileged
guests. It does spoil the party when guests get out of hand!